Important Information regarding pricing.

Unfortunately, the Stainless Steel market is experiencing difficult trading conditions. The escalation in Nickel Price alone has had a dramatic effect on costs and some mills are currently not accepting orders.

Due to this, we need to inform you that all quotes issues before today, Tuesday 8th March, are no longer valid.

We will do our upmost to support your material requirements and we ask that you contact our sales department to discuss individual quotes / future requirements.

During this time, new quotes will be valid for 24 hours unless agreed in writing with our sales department.

We remain available to help and thank you for your understanding during this unprecedented time.


BDE Team.

Ferrule Ended Bends & Tees Added to our Product Range

We now stock a range of ferrule bends and equal tees, available off the shelf for next day delivery. Bends and tees are stocked in dull polished 316 stainless steel and have welds removed internally and externally. These are suitable for use in environments where hygienic fittings are required such as food and beverage but are also ideal for many other applications.
Being ready to install these bends save time and cost and are proving to be popular addition to our product range.

For more information see the product page here

Laser Cutting Service from BDE Northampton

BDE Northampton is now able to offer stainless steel laser cutting and folding service:


Purchased in 2020, along with the Amada brake press – purchased in 2019.

Laser Cutting Capability:

  • Upto 12mm Thick Stainless Steel.
  • Upto 12mm Thick Aluminium.
  • 3000 x 1500 Max Sheet Size.

Brakepress Capabilty:

  • 3000mm Long @ 3mm Thick Stainless.
  • 1000mm Long @ 6mm Thick Stainless

To discuss your requirements or for a quote for laser cutting please contact our sales team on 01604 750380 or

4″ Hygienic 3 Way L & T port Valves now in stock

We are pleased to now be able to offer 4″ L and T port hygienic type 3 way ball valves from stock. These are suitable for use for many applications and especially suited to use in food processing environments. We are also able to offer an actuation package to suit these valves including actuators, control boxes and solenoid valves. For further information or for a quote, please contact our sales team on 01604 750380 or

BDE Update – Coronavirus (COVID-19)

In light of the current situation regarding Coronavirus (COVID-19), we wanted to keep you updated with our current service status.

We want to reassure all customers and suppliers, as things stand, we will continue to trade as normal. This includes quotations, order processing, customer services and deliveries.

We take the health and wellbeing of our staff and customers extremely seriously, and we are taking proactive measures, which we are updating on a regular basis in conjunction with government guidance and advice.

These Include:

  • Limiting our site to all visitors.
  • Customers not to enter the building when collecting.
  • All non-essential meetings to be cancelled until further notice
  • Providing resources necessary to promote a safe and healthy working environment, and employees to work from home where possible.

Of course, information and advice is changing on a daily basis. We rely on many factors to remain operational – As long as these continue, we will operate at full capacity for as long as possible.

If you have any questions or concerns, then please do not hesitate to get in contact by calling us on 01604 750380 .

See here for all NHS advise – NHS – Coronavirus (COVID-19)